Scrabble Word CHRYSALIS

Definition of CHRYSALIS:

  • insect pupa
  • a pupa of a butterfly
  • a pupa, esp of a moth or butterfly, enclosed in a firm case or cocoon also CHRYSALID [n CHRYSALISES or CHRYSALIDES]
  • protecting covering a sheltered state or stage of being or growth a budding writer could not emerge from his chrysalis too soon William Du Bois

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